Science Teacher (KS4 Curriculum Coordinator) required from September 2022

Winchcombe School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 5LB

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    22 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    5 May 2022

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Main scale (£25,714-£36,961) or Upper scale (£38,690-£41,604 depending upon experience)

Science Teacher (KS4 Curriculum Coordinator) required from September 2022 job summary

Science KS4 Lead Teacher required from September 2022

Have you been teaching science successfully for a few years? Are you looking to move into middle leadership? You could be just the person we need to join our school’s Science Department to inspire the next generation of scientists at Winchcombe School!

We are looking for a dynamic, specialist Teacher of Science to join us in September 2022 on a permanent full-time basis, to teach pupils of all abilities in KS3/KS4 and prepare them for GCSE (AQA) exams. You will have the additional responsibility of coordinating the KS4 science curriculum (TLR2A payment).

The Science Department has recently been extended as part of a wider school refurbishment, with the addition of two new science laboratories.

You’ll find that your new colleagues are friendly and supportive; our School has a good reputation locally - it is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted and is on a secure improvement trajectory.

The ideal candidate will, in addition to having the necessary teaching qualifications, be enthusiastic and an excellent communicator to motivate students to achieve their best.

Full details of the main duties and responsibilities of the post-holder are listed on Winchcombe School’s website together with a Person Specification (

Please apply using the school’s standard application form, which you will also find there. If you require more details, please email Mrs Kate Franklin, Business Manager –

Closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 22 May, with interviews on Wednesday 25 May.

What are you waiting for? We're looking forward to receiving your application!

Additional allowances

TLR2A (£2,873 p.a.)

Applying for the job

Please visit Winchcombe School website ( where you will find our standard application form.

Complete your application and email it to before midnight on Sunday 22 May.

Download an application form - 295 KB

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Winchcombe School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
500 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01242 602233

Winchcombe School is a successful and thriving academy for students aged 11 to 16 years. We are a tight-knit and caring school, set in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Winchcombe is an attractive small historic town approximately 7 miles from Cheltenham Spa and with regular bus links.

Our pupils’ attitudes to learning are highly positive and they participate willingly and with interest in all aspects of school life. We are a vibrant and forward-thinking school with well-established community links and strong partnerships with parents. The School is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted and on a secure improvement trajectory.

Our staff also enjoy being part of a supportive community and feel valued for the part they play in the school; we currently have around 70 members of staff in leadership, teaching, support, admin and premises roles.

Staff Professional Development and Welfare: Our Senior Leadership Team is committed to supporting professional development and where budget allows, will endeavour to fund training courses which will help staff to complete their job in a more effective manner.

For more information about our aims, ethos and school in general, please see our website.

Arranging a visit to Winchcombe School

If you wish to arrange a visit, please email Kate Franklin, Business Manager (

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